Market place lending: peer to peer pressure

High Street Banks.

An innovation born out of crisis may struggle as conditions normalise

Philippe Dauman, Sumner Redstone and Shari Redstone

Sumner Redstone: class warfare

A terrible ownership structure makes for an awful mess

Xerox CEO Ursula Burns Interview...Ursula Burns, chief executive officer of Xerox Corp., speaks during an interview in New York, U.S., on Friday, Feb. 19, 2010. Earlier this month Xerox Corp. completed a $6.2 billion purchase of Affiliated Computer Services Inc., the printer-maker's largest acquisition ever. Photographer: Ramin Talaie/Bloomberg *** Local Caption *** Ursula Burns

Xerox: slow Burns

The company’s chief executive has had to swim against the current

Renminbi bonds: swift execution

China’s currency needs to depreciate. The question is how

UK gas: fracking up

Falling gas prices should kill off hydraulic fracturing in Britain

Bank of America: the law lost

Cases should be decided by courts rather than settled privately, but there are risks for both sides

Newspaper wars: private eyes

Hostile takeovers always feature lots of tough talk. But money, not rhetoric, normally wins the day

Oil supply: drill pickle

US shale regions might have one last burst of life left

Signage for Jefferies Group Inc. is displayed at their offices in Houston, Texas, U.S., on Tuesday, May 22, 2012. Jefferies Group Inc., the investment bank led by Chief Executive Officer Richard Handler, had positive trading revenue every day of the fiscal second quarter. Source: Jefferies Group via Bloomberg 

Leveraged loans: who’s your daddy

Banks are making fewer risky loans. Regulators cannot take all the credit

Negative yields: go to the mattresses

Sub-zero scenario represents an uneasy financial contradiction